Course: Psychopathology

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Course title Psychopathology
Course code KPS/7441
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Dlabal Martin, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Závora Jiří, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: 1. Disorders of perception . 2. Disorders thinking. 3. Disorders of speech. 4. Disorders of consciousness. 5. Disorders of sleep. 6. Disorders of emotions . 7. Faults memory and attention . 8. Faults nutritional disorders . 9. Faults survival instinct . 10th Disorders of the sexual instinct . 11th Neurotic disorders in children and adolescents . 12. Fault personality. 13th psychotic illness .

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 14 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The subject deepens knowledge of students about psychic life of human in bio-psycho- social contexts. The aim is to reach knowledge about psychical disturbances, about behaviour disturbances and preparing students for work with individuals with concrete disturbances.
Students are able to describe the specific manifestations of disorders and diseases , their causes can explain and apply the principles of work with individuals with these disorders in order to protect the student, surroundings and oneself .
no precondition

Assessment methods and criteria
According to teacher's requirments.
Recommended literature
  • Dlabal, M. Duševní a behaviorální poruchy. Ústí nad Labem. ISBN 978-80-7414-605-3.
  • Fleischmann, O. Vybrané kapitoly z psychopatologie. UJEP, Ústí nad Labem, 2011. ISBN: 978-80-7414-348-9. Ústí nad Labam. ISBN 978-80-7414-348-9.
  • NEŠPOR, K. Návykové chování a závislost. Současné poznatky a perspektivy léčby. Praha: Portál, 2011. ISBN 978-80-7367-267-6.
  • ŘÍČAN, al. Dětská klinická psychologie. Grada Publishing, Praha, 2006. ISBN 80-247-1049-8.
  • VÁGNEROVÁ, M. Psychopatologie pro pomáhající profese. Praha: Portál, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7367-414-4.

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